Chess For Rookies

    Learn To Play, Win and Enjoy!

    Chess For Rookies
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    Publication Date: August 25, 2009
    Notation Type: AN - Algebraic
    Page Count: 360 Pages


    Publisher: Everyman Chess
    Author: Craig Pritchett
    Year of Publication: 2009

    Pages:360
    Notation Type: Algebraic (AN)


    Book DescriptionChess for Rookies is a fun-to-read, leisurely, yet well-paced guide. Assuming no prior knowledge of the game, Craig Pritchett takes the beginner on a journey through the crucial basics. Mixing instruction and good humour, this book is an ideal way to learn how to play and win at chess.

    * Learn about the chessboard and how the pieces move
    * Grasp the relative strengths of the chessboard forces
    * Master basic chess tactics and strategies
    * Get on top of trickier ideas such as castling and en passant
    * Realize when to attack or defend
    * Develop your opening, middlegame and endgame skills
    * Learn how to use your computer to enhance skills
    * Discover where best to play and enjoy chess.

    And after all that, be ready to play, win and enjoy!

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